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Dublin: 11 °C Saturday 25 April, 2015

#Ireland

# ireland - Thursday 23 April, 2015

An ex-World Champion sprinter on what can be done to solve Ireland’s obesity problem

Colin Jackson chats to The42 about the importance of keeping active and his involvement in the Wings for Life World Run.

From The Daily Edge Check out how unreal Co Kerry looks in this fantastic drone footage Spéirview

Check out how unreal Co Kerry looks in this fantastic drone footage

Ah, if only we could put a roof on the place…

From TheJournal.ie For €55 you can get your house looked over by an architect Simon Community

For €55 you can get your house looked over by an architect

At the start of next month architects around Ireland will be offering their services in aid of the Simon Community.

From TheJournal.ie Five properties to view this weekend… over €500,000 Viewing Advised This post contains images

Five properties to view this weekend… over €500,000

Here are the 5 best properties for over €500,000 you can view this weekend.

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From The Daily Edge Your iPhone is predicting snow in Ireland on Monday. Is it true? Snow Joke
From The Daily Edge These Dubliners just figured out the perfect way to sunbathe Footloose

# ireland - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

Leinster dominate Ireland u19 Sevens squad for this weekend’s European Championship

Hugh Hogan’s side will face eastern European opposition in Saturday’s pool stage.

From The Daily Edge 10 things that show Irish people are friendly to a fault Friendly Friendly
From TheJournal.ie Even if you aren’t actively trying for a baby you might need to take folic acid Need To Know

Even if you aren’t actively trying for a baby you might need to take folic acid

Folic acid needs to be high four weeks after conception, so waiting until the pregnancy test is positive is too late.

From TheJournal.ie Here’s how many men in Ireland say they have paid for sex We Don't Buy It

Here’s how many men in Ireland say they have paid for sex

Very few women have, according to this survey.

# ireland - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Bus Eireann could lose as much as €5 million in revenue if strike days go ahead Pull On 'dem Boots

Bus Eireann could lose as much as €5 million in revenue if strike days go ahead

The action against 10% of bus routes being put out to private tender is set to take place next month.

From TheJournal.ie Prince Charles and Camilla are coming to Ireland The Happy Prince

Prince Charles and Camilla are coming to Ireland

The pair will visit next month.

From TheJournal.ie ‘Alco-locks’ could be on the way for those that continue to drink-drive Risking Lives

‘Alco-locks’ could be on the way for those that continue to drink-drive

The Road Safety Authority are thinking outside the box for a new plan on road safety.

# ireland - Monday 20 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Jury in assisted suicide case hears the last words of dead woman Court

Jury in assisted suicide case hears the last words of dead woman

A woman who was a friend of the dead woman is the first person in the State to be charged with the offence.

# ireland - Sunday 19 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie “A dangerous lie”: Micheál Martin rubbishes Sinn Féin’s connection with 1916 The Rising

“A dangerous lie”: Micheál Martin rubbishes Sinn Féin’s connection with 1916

Gerry Adams dismissed Martin’s comments as a “hysterical rant”.

Liverpool snap up Irish starlet Kelleher

The teenage shot-stopper is understood to have signed a four-year contract with the Reds after impressing with the Boys in Green and Ringmahon Rangers.

Ireland has a new highest-ever finisher in the world’s toughest marathon

Irish runner Ciaran Dunne tells The42 about preparing for and running in the event.

Transylvania set to represent Ireland at the 5-a-side World Cup

The team is made up of players from Romania and Portugal and will compete against 47 other countries.

# ireland - Saturday 18 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Ireland looks only gorgeous in this sundrenched drone footage Stunning

Ireland looks only gorgeous in this sundrenched drone footage

When the sun shines, sure where else would you be?

# ireland - Friday 17 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie These mysterious caves in a Sligo hillside carry secrets from the Ice Age Heritage Ireland

These mysterious caves in a Sligo hillside carry secrets from the Ice Age

Archaeologist Neil Jackman explores two of Ireland’s most intriguing ancient sites – the Caves of Keash and Dun Aonghasa.

Ireland’s 2023 Rugby World Cup set to be challenged

The race is hotting up for the right to host the Rugby World Cup.

From The Daily Edge Here’s what the leaked Sony Pictures emails reveal about Irish actors Wikileaks

Here’s what the leaked Sony Pictures emails reveal about Irish actors

And directors. And authors. And TV shows.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Does the cost of treatment stop you from going to the dentist? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Does the cost of treatment stop you from going to the dentist?

The Irish Dental Association says the oral health of the nation is suffering because of state cuts.

# ireland - Thursday 16 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Ireland must be doing well – we’ve been buying a shedload of new cars Vroom Vroom

Ireland must be doing well – we’ve been buying a shedload of new cars

And we sure do like our Volkswagens…

# ireland - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie A British exit from the EU could spell disaster for the Irish economy Don't Go

A British exit from the EU could spell disaster for the Irish economy

Could a ‘Brexit’ be even worse news for us than it is for them?

From TheJournal.ie ‘Everyone is happy’: Kilkenny bridge case settles out of court It's All Over

‘Everyone is happy’: Kilkenny bridge case settles out of court

Protesters mounted demonstrations against the multi-million euro project in the medieval city.

# ireland - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Open Thread: Where should tourists visit off the beaten track in ‘Ireland’s Ancient East’? Love Ireland

Open Thread: Where should tourists visit off the beaten track in ‘Ireland’s Ancient East’?

Tell us what’s on offer in the east and south of the country.

From TheJournal.ie The Irish are among the most free people in the world

The Irish are among the most free people in the world

When it comes to travel visas anyway. Not all nations have it so easy though…

From TheJournal.ie The east’s answer to the Wild Atlantic Way is ‘Ireland’s Ancient East’ Céad Míle Fáilte This post contains videos

The east’s answer to the Wild Atlantic Way is ‘Ireland’s Ancient East’

The new tourism programme aims to attract 600,000 overseas visitors.

# ireland - Sunday 12 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Hozier was the toast of the celeb-packed Coachella festival Take Me To Church

# ireland - Friday 10 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Restaurant closed for ‘grave and immediate danger to public health’ Food Safety

Restaurant closed for ‘grave and immediate danger to public health’

The restaurant in Roscommon was reopened after five days

# ireland - Thursday 9 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Look up – a bunch of astronauts are about to float over Ireland Is It A Bird? Is It A Plane?

Look up – a bunch of astronauts are about to float over Ireland

The International Space Station will be visable in our skies for the next five nights.

# ireland - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Is it warm enough to go swimming in the Irish Sea? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Is it warm enough to go swimming in the Irish Sea?

Or the Atlantic? Or your local lake?

From The Daily Edge Blarney Castle doesn’t really know what a discount is Discount
From TheJournal.ie Ireland looked pretty damn good from space yesterday LOOKING DOWN

# ireland - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge 9 ways the sun makes Irish people lose the run of themselves Sunshiny Day

9 ways the sun makes Irish people lose the run of themselves

Us? Get carried away? Never.

# ireland - Monday 6 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge Behold, the greatest chancer to ever walk Chancing Your Arm

Behold, the greatest chancer to ever walk

A cautionary tale from Co. Meath.

# ireland - Sunday 5 April, 2015

Ireland’s Matt Brammeier has won his weight in beer at the Tour of Flanders

The five-time national champion has 73 litres of Belgian ale coming his way.

# ireland - Saturday 4 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge How Awkward Are You On A First Date? Quiz

How Awkward Are You On A First Date?

Nervous?

From The Daily Edge 11 stages of ‘a few drinks’ before a night out The Gaff

11 stages of ‘a few drinks’ before a night out

It has to be done.

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